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Sage-Grouse Not “Threatened” in Nevada and California: Feds

Sage-Grouse Not “Threatened” in Nevada and California: Feds

Nine other Western States Still Not Out of the Woods

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) ruled today that the Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse, found in Nevada and California, does not require the protection of the Endangered Species …

If species gains the U.S. Fish and Wildlife's recommended "endangered" designation in April, shale, wind energy developers could be affected.

Pending Govt. Designation Could Threaten Areas of NE Shale Development

Comment Period Ends Mar. 17, 2015

Remember the Northern Spotted Owl? It was a bird living in the Pacific northwest that was awarded the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s “Threatened Species” designation in 1990. Vast swaths of timber were classified …